6 Gadgets to Keep You Cool in Shelby this Summer

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As summer heats up it gets harder and harder to stay cool.  Thankfully, some companies have invented some cool new gadgets to help you beat the heat at the office, on the road, or at home. Learn more about some of our favorites. 1. A USB-Powered Mini Misting Fan This handy fan... [read more]

Head to Charlotte For Some Adventure

Happy family on a road trip to Charlotte, NC
Seeking adventure? Find just what you're looking for in Charlotte, NC! There's so much going on in this city, and it's only a short drive away. So, pack up your vehicle and head out for some fun! Hit the Water This summer has definitely been a hot one. So, what better way... [read more]

Why You Should Be Wearing Sunscreen Everyday this Summer

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Many people think sunscreen is meant for the beach or hot days playing sports. However, sunscreen should be an integral part of your daily routine, regardless if it's overcast or you'll be in the pool. Sunscreen can help you prevent early aging of your skin and from skin risks. Not sold?... [read more]

What the Tourists are Doing in Shelby this Summer

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Shelby City Park The Shelby City Park’s mission statement is “to provide a variety of quality leisure services in a clean, safe environment for citizens of all ages.” And they do just that. From a train & carousel to a yoga & kettlebell class, to an aquatics center, there is something... [read more]

July Pickin’ on the Square Brings Music to Our Ears

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Pickin’ in the Square is a family friendly Shelby, NC annual event. 2017 makes the 4th annual pickin'! Come join us on the square July 8th for a day of music, laughter, and fun. The event is located at the Earl Scruggs Center, at 103 S. Lafayette Street. Pickin' on... [read more]

5 Patriotic Treats to Celebrate 4th of July

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The 4th of July is a time of celebration and remembrance. However, it's also a time for family and friends to gather for barbecues, picnics, and fun. Show your patriotic pride with some of the theses colorful treats at your 4th of July celebration. Red, White, and Blue Cake Pops Ingredients: 1... [read more]

Learn More about the Banker’s House

Couple at Banker's House
The Banker’s House is just one of several historic landmarks found in Shelby, and you could spend hours learning about its history depending on how in-depth you want to get. This building is on the National Register of History Places and widely recommended for visitors. It is even a popular... [read more]

What Can You Expect from the Kia Soul EV?

2017 Kia Soul EV
Driving the Kia Soul EV around Shelby can be an excellent experience with all the features of your favorite SUV at your fingertips plus a highly-efficient electric engine. To make it even more appealing, the 2017 Soul EV starts at just **$32,250, putting it well within your budget, especially considering... [read more]

Spend the Afternoon Enjoying Uptown Shelby

Fresh sandwich at Uptown Shelby
Next time you don’t know what to do with your afternoon, take some time to just relax in Uptown Shelby. Between the restaurants, attractions, and shopping plus the various green spaces to enjoy nature and just relax, it’s a great place to spend your day. The following are just a... [read more]

Check Out Shelby Alive in North Carolina

Concert at Shelby Live
Shelby Alive is an annual tradition that has been going on for years. The concert series used to be known as Shelby Alive After Five, but now most simply call it Shelby Alive! Attending the Concerts The annual concert series Shelby Alive is organized by the Uptown Shelby Association and gives you... [read more]